Early Modern—Saint Louis

Early Modern—Saint Louis (EM-STL) is a conference on Modern philosophy to be held April 20-21, 2018 in downtown Saint Louis, MO.

Call for Abstracts 2018

April 20th and 21st, St. Louis, MO

Submissions are welcome on any aspect of Modern philosophy, roughly understood as the period from Montaigne through Mill.

Submissions on British philosophy after Hume are particularly encouraged.

Keynote presentation by Annemarie Butler (Iowa State University), "Locke and Hume on the Demonstrability of God's Existence"

Panel on teaching Early Modern philosophy led by Julie Walsh (Wellesley College)

Please submit anonymized, 300-500 word abstracts prepared for blind review through Easychair.

Papers should ultimately be suitable for a 25 minute presentation, followed by 30 minutes of Q&A.

Deadline for submissions: January 25, 2018
Notifications of acceptance: February 18, 2018

Download this call for abstracts as a PDF.

Richard Fry (SIUE) and Krista Rodkey (Hope College), organizers

Please contact us with any questions!

Sponsored by Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Department of Philosophy and College of Arts and Sciences